Western Carolina University Herbarium (WCUH)

Contacts: Dr. Katherine Mathews, Director and Curator (kmathews@email.wcu.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: daf7f698-000a-4721-8e61-df3ef5577497
Digital Metadata: EML File
Western Carolina University Herbarium
Department of Biology
Western Carolina University
132 Natural Science Building
Cullowhee, NC   28723
Collection Statistics
  • 29,992 specimen records
  • 3,443 (11%) georeferenced
  • 23,335 (78%) with images (25,959 total images)
  • 28,218 (94%) identified to species
  • 271 families
  • 1,268 genera
  • 4,006 species
  • 4,624 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Taxon Distribution
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